REPORT BY BARONESS LAWRENCE-AN AVOIDABLE CRISIS

This report commissioned by the Labour Party concludes that BME people have been overexposed, under protected and overlooked during the Covid-19 pandemic. Furthermore, that Covid-19 has thrived on the inequalities that exist and exposed the devastating impact of...

GOVERNMENT WHITE PAPER-REFORMING THE MENTAL HEALTH ACT

The Government’s White Paper published on 13 January 2021 outlines the four principles developed by a Review undertaken by Professor Sir Simon Wessely published in 2018 that will guide and shape its approach to reforming legislation, policy and practice concerning the...

REPORT BY MIND-TRYING TO CONNECT

This report by MIND published on 28 April 2021, details the outcome of a survey of 1,914 people about their experiences of accessing mental health services by phone or on-line during the pandemic. The outcome is mixed with BMEs tending to favour remote access when...